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#Kim Jong-un

# kim-jong-un - Saturday 4 May, 2019

Trump says Kim Jong Un 'will not break promise' after reports of North Korea missile launches
# Tensions
# Tensions

Trump says Kim Jong Un 'will not break promise' after reports of North Korea missile launches

Updated May 4th 2019, 3:35 PM 14,556 Views 27 Comments

South Korea has said North Korea fired a number of projectiles into the sea.

# kim-jong-un - Friday 26 April, 2019

Vladimir Putin could become the middle-man in Trump-Kim denuclearisation talks
# From Russia With Love
# From Russia With Love

Vladimir Putin could become the middle-man in Trump-Kim denuclearisation talks

Apr 26th 2019, 7:55 AM 7,592 Views 36 Comments

Donald Trump was among the topics discussed by the two leaders during their first one-on-one summit.

# kim-jong-un - Thursday 25 April, 2019

Kim Jong Un and Vladimir Putin vow closer ties as they meet for the first time
# First Meeting
# First Meeting

Kim Jong Un and Vladimir Putin vow closer ties as they meet for the first time

Apr 25th 2019, 7:06 AM 8,922 Views 33 Comments

Both leaders have met in Russia’s eastern city of Vladivostok, after Kim travelled by train from the North.

# kim-jong-un - Wednesday 24 April, 2019

North Korea's Kim Jong Un arrives in Russia for Putin summit
# Russian Talks
# Russian Talks

North Korea's Kim Jong Un arrives in Russia for Putin summit

Apr 24th 2019, 10:49 AM 10,921 Views 24 Comments

The talks will be Kim’s first face-to-face meeting with another head of state since his meeting with Trump.

# kim-jong-un - Thursday 18 April, 2019

North Korea test-fires weapon with 'powerful warhead' in first since US nuclear talks broke down
# Combat Power
# Combat Power

North Korea test-fires weapon with 'powerful warhead' in first since US nuclear talks broke down

Apr 18th 2019, 7:34 AM 12,185 Views 16 Comments

The country’s news agency reported that Kim Jong-Un guided the test-fire.

# kim-jong-un - Saturday 13 April, 2019

Kim open to another summit with Trump, with conditions
# Nuclear Diplomacy
# Nuclear Diplomacy

Kim open to another summit with Trump, with conditions

Apr 13th 2019, 5:55 PM 8,756 Views 17 Comments

Kim said his personal relationship with Trump remains good.

# kim-jong-un - Friday 15 March, 2019

US threw away 'golden opportunity' at Hanoi summit, North Korean official says
# North Korea
# North Korea

US threw away 'golden opportunity' at Hanoi summit, North Korean official says

Mar 15th 2019, 7:39 AM 9,963 Views 19 Comments

A nuclear summit in Hanoi, Vietnam, between Kim and Trump ended without agreement on 28 February.

# kim-jong-un - Monday 11 March, 2019

Indonesian woman charged with Kim Jong Nam's killing freed in shock ruling
# Siti Aisyah
# Siti Aisyah

Indonesian woman charged with Kim Jong Nam's killing freed in shock ruling

Mar 11th 2019, 7:21 AM 17,784 Views 0 Comments

Siti Aisyah was held for two years on suspicion of killing North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s half brother.

# kim-jong-un - Sunday 10 March, 2019

North Korea's election: There's just one approved name on today's ballot
# Kim Jong One
# Kim Jong One

North Korea's election: There's just one approved name on today's ballot

Mar 10th 2019, 5:00 PM 22,845 Views 43 Comments

Analysts say the election is held largely as a political rite to enable the authorities to claim a mandate from the people.

# kim-jong-un - Saturday 9 March, 2019

Kim Jong-un may be preparing a missile or space launch, says US report
# North Korea
# North Korea

Kim Jong-un may be preparing a missile or space launch, says US report

Mar 9th 2019, 3:33 PM 12,656 Views 21 Comments

The images were taken before Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un’s meeting in Hanoi for their high-stakes summit, which ended in failure.

# kim-jong-un - Wednesday 6 March, 2019

North Korea 'rebuilding' main satellite launch site, satellite photos show
# Rocket Site
# Rocket Site

North Korea 'rebuilding' main satellite launch site, satellite photos show

Mar 6th 2019, 7:06 AM 12,853 Views 39 Comments

The activity was recorded days after the summit North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and US President Donald Trump.

# kim-jong-un - Friday 1 March, 2019

North Korea offers to hold more nuclear talks with US despite this week's summit breakdown
# Deal Or No Deal
# Deal Or No Deal

North Korea offers to hold more nuclear talks with US despite this week's summit breakdown

Mar 1st 2019, 7:20 AM 6,286 Views 16 Comments

A meeting between the two countries this week ended unexpectedly early.

# kim-jong-un - Thursday 28 February, 2019

'We had to walk': Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un summit ends with 'no agreement reached'
# Rocket Men
# Rocket Men

'We had to walk': Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un summit ends with 'no agreement reached'

Updated Feb 28th 2019, 7:48 AM 20,207 Views 97 Comments

Trump and Kim were meeting in the Vietnamese capital of Hanoi for talks.

# kim-jong-un - Wednesday 27 February, 2019

'The potential is awesome': Donald Trump set to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Vietnam
# Rocket Men
# Rocket Men

'The potential is awesome': Donald Trump set to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Vietnam

Feb 27th 2019, 7:40 AM 8,105 Views 34 Comments

Trump will meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Vietnam today and tomorrow.

# kim-jong-un - Tuesday 26 February, 2019

After 4,000km trip that included a smoke break in China, Kim Jong Un arrives in Vietnam by train
# Epic Journey
# Epic Journey

After 4,000km trip that included a smoke break in China, Kim Jong Un arrives in Vietnam by train

Feb 26th 2019, 4:16 PM 23,948 Views 31 Comments

Donald Trump took a more traditional route, travelling on Air Force One.

# kim-jong-un - Sunday 24 February, 2019

Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un will meet for the second time this week: here's what to expect
# Rocket Men
# Rocket Men

Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un will meet for the second time this week: here's what to expect

Feb 24th 2019, 10:15 AM 7,903 Views 25 Comments

The two leaders will hold talks in the Vietnamese capital Hanoi on 27 and 28 February.

# kim-jong-un - Saturday 16 February, 2019

'The future of humanity hangs in the balance': Why the world could not handle a nuclear attack
# Global Ban
# Global Ban

'The future of humanity hangs in the balance': Why the world could not handle a nuclear attack

Feb 16th 2019, 10:00 PM 22,494 Views 32 Comments

An expert explains how we could be “headed for a nuclear arms race”.

# kim-jong-un - Thursday 10 January, 2019

China's Xi backs second North Korea-US summit, hoping they'll 'meet each other halfway'
# Denuclearisation Talks
# Denuclearisation Talks

China's Xi backs second North Korea-US summit, hoping they'll 'meet each other halfway'

Jan 10th 2019, 8:42 AM 5,412 Views 16 Comments

US-North Korea talks over Pyongyang’s nuclear arsenal have stalled since the first summit in June.

# kim-jong-un - Tuesday 1 January, 2019

Kim Jong Un warns US against maintaining current sanctions in New Year's speech
# North Korea
# North Korea

Kim Jong Un warns US against maintaining current sanctions in New Year's speech

Jan 1st 2019, 9:30 AM 11,230 Views 12 Comments

The North Korean leader says the state might be compelled to explore a ‘new path’ of defense if US sanctions remain unchanged.

# kim-jong-un - Monday 17 December, 2018

North Korea condemns US sanctions, says they could 'block the path to denuclearisation'
# Sanctions
# Sanctions

North Korea condemns US sanctions, says they could 'block the path to denuclearisation'

Dec 17th 2018, 9:57 AM 7,976 Views 10 Comments

The warning from the North yesterday came days after the US said it was imposing sanctions on three senior North Korean officials.

# kim-jong-un - Sunday 7 October, 2018

Pompeo hails 'productive' talks with Kim Jong Un in Pyongyang
# Pyongyang
# Pyongyang

Pompeo hails 'productive' talks with Kim Jong Un in Pyongyang

Oct 7th 2018, 2:12 PM 6,280 Views 5 Comments

The top US diplomat met with Kim for around two hours this morning in the North’s capital.

# kim-jong-un - Sunday 30 September, 2018

'We fell in love': Trump on exchanging letters with Kim Jong-un
# From North Korea With Love
# From North Korea With Love

'We fell in love': Trump on exchanging letters with Kim Jong-un

Sep 30th 2018, 3:01 PM 11,683 Views 20 Comments

Trump told a cheering crowd at a campaign rally that there was once tough talk “back and forth” between him and the North Korean leader.

# kim-jong-un - Tuesday 11 September, 2018

Kim Jong-un sent Donald Trump a 'warm' letter seeking another meeting
# Pen Pal
# Pen Pal

Kim Jong-un sent Donald Trump a 'warm' letter seeking another meeting

Sep 11th 2018, 3:00 PM 8,317 Views 16 Comments

A second summit between the two leaders could happen before the end of the year.

# kim-jong-un - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

Japan says North Korea remains a 'serious and imminent threat'
# Nuclear Weapons
# Nuclear Weapons

Japan says North Korea remains a 'serious and imminent threat'

Aug 28th 2018, 8:07 AM 7,426 Views 9 Comments

The country also takes aim at China’s rise as a military power.

# kim-jong-un - Tuesday 24 July, 2018

Satellite imagery has shown North Korea dismantling a key nuclear site

Satellite imagery has shown North Korea dismantling a key nuclear site

Jul 24th 2018, 8:08 AM 16,888 Views 29 Comments

Analysts have said that it is an “important first step” towards fulfilling commitments made to US President Donald Trump.

# kim-jong-un - Monday 23 July, 2018

'You will suffer the consequences': Donald Trump warns Iran over threatening US
# Fire And Fury
# Fire And Fury

'You will suffer the consequences': Donald Trump warns Iran over threatening US

Jul 23rd 2018, 7:41 AM 26,736 Views 177 Comments

The US President was responding to comments by Hassan Rouhani, who suggested that the two countries could be on a path to war.

# kim-jong-un - Thursday 12 July, 2018

Trump tweets 'very nice' letter from Kim Jong Un as he stokes Brexit turmoil upon arrival in UK
# Pen Pals
# Pen Pals

Trump tweets 'very nice' letter from Kim Jong Un as he stokes Brexit turmoil upon arrival in UK

Jul 12th 2018, 9:41 PM 20,221 Views 36 Comments

Trump has a busy itinerary as he visits the UK for the first time as President.

# kim-jong-un - Tuesday 3 July, 2018

Trump sends Pompeo back to North Korea to flesh out nuclear disarmament promise
# Fast Friends
# Fast Friends

Trump sends Pompeo back to North Korea to flesh out nuclear disarmament promise

Jul 3rd 2018, 7:05 AM 6,612 Views 33 Comments

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will also hold talks on the crisis with Japan and South Korea.

# kim-jong-un - Saturday 23 June, 2018

US suspends military training exercises with South Korea
# Pentagon
# Pentagon

US suspends military training exercises with South Korea

Jun 23rd 2018, 12:15 PM 7,259 Views 36 Comments

The move comes in a bid to support diplomatic negotiations with North Korea.

# kim-jong-un - Saturday 16 June, 2018

Why having over 100 nuclear weapons could do more harm than good to a country
# Starvation
# Starvation

Why having over 100 nuclear weapons could do more harm than good to a country

Jun 16th 2018, 10:00 AM 13,912 Views 49 Comments

Experts have looked into the impact using such weapons would have on a nation’s population and resources.

# kim-jong-un - Thursday 14 June, 2018

'Kim Jong Un understands': US sets out terms for North Korea to give up nuclear arsenal
# Urgency
# Urgency

'Kim Jong Un understands': US sets out terms for North Korea to give up nuclear arsenal

Jun 14th 2018, 6:54 AM 7,463 Views 32 Comments

US President Donald Trump has proudly declared that there is no longer a nuclear threat from North Korea.

# kim-jong-un - Wednesday 13 June, 2018

Trump hails summit with Kim: 'The World has taken a big step back from potential Nuclear catastrophe!'
# Historic Summit
# Historic Summit

Trump hails summit with Kim: 'The World has taken a big step back from potential Nuclear catastrophe!'

Jun 13th 2018, 8:12 AM 8,902 Views 111 Comments

In a joint statement following the talks, Kim agreed to the “complete denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula”.

# kim-jong-un - Tuesday 12 June, 2018

'The world will see a major change': Trump and Kim hail summit as historic breakthrough
# Meeting
# Meeting

'The world will see a major change': Trump and Kim hail summit as historic breakthrough

Updated Jun 12th 2018, 10:55 AM 43,413 Views 249 Comments

The first-ever summit between sitting leaders of the two Cold War foes went “better than anybody could have expected”, Trump said.

Donald Trump says the US will stop holding 'provocative' war games on the Korean peninsula
# Summit
# Summit

Donald Trump says the US will stop holding 'provocative' war games on the Korean peninsula

Jun 12th 2018, 10:16 AM 10,977 Views 40 Comments

Trump made the announcement following his summit with North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un.

Huh? Chinese social media users have been left stumped by Ivanka Trump's 'Chinese proverb'
# Confusion
# Confusion

Huh? Chinese social media users have been left stumped by Ivanka Trump's 'Chinese proverb'

Jun 12th 2018, 9:19 AM 62,347 Views 37 Comments

“Those who say it can not be done should not interrupt those doing it.”

# kim-jong-un - Monday 11 June, 2018

Donald Trump expects a 'nice' outcome from historic summit with Kim Jong Un
# Singapore
# Singapore

Donald Trump expects a 'nice' outcome from historic summit with Kim Jong Un

Jun 11th 2018, 9:09 PM 10,240 Views 61 Comments

Trump announced that he would depart Singapore by tomorrow evening, meaning his time with Kim would be fairly brief.

# kim-jong-un - Saturday 9 June, 2018

Trump says he'll know 'within a minute' if Kim is serious
# Summit
# Summit

Trump says he'll know 'within a minute' if Kim is serious

Updated Jun 9th 2018, 4:07 PM 17,705 Views 62 Comments

The US President is finally set to meet Kim Jong Un this week.

# kim-jong-un - Thursday 7 June, 2018

Donald Trump says he's ready and 'doesn't have to prepare very much' for North Korea summit
# The Big Day
# The Big Day

Donald Trump says he's ready and 'doesn't have to prepare very much' for North Korea summit

Jun 7th 2018, 6:57 PM 7,743 Views 25 Comments

The US President says it’s more about attitude than preparation.

# kim-jong-un - Friday 1 June, 2018

Trump says meeting with North Korea is back on after Kim's 'very nice' letter
# Nuclear Weapons
# Nuclear Weapons

Trump says meeting with North Korea is back on after Kim's 'very nice' letter

Jun 1st 2018, 10:40 PM 14,875 Views 49 Comments

The announcement came after unprecedented Oval Office talks with a top envoy from Pyongyang.

# kim-jong-un - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

Summit back on? Kim Jong Un's right-hand man is heading for New York
# Start Spreading The News
# Start Spreading The News

Summit back on? Kim Jong Un's right-hand man is heading for New York

May 29th 2018, 7:29 AM 6,985 Views 20 Comments

General Kim Yong Chol is a controversial figure and some South Koreans blames him for war crimes.